All Blog Posts Tagged 'ocean' (14)

Spectacular Waves Captured by Fearless Photographer Kenji Croman

Kenji Croman is a Hawaii resident, body surfer, and former competitive swimmer whose thrill-seeking personality allows him to photograph unpredictable yet awe-inspiring waves. Despite some drawbacks with his profession, including broken bones and close encounters with sharks, the photographer says that he couldn’t see himself doing anything else. Croman’s passion is evident through these…

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Added by Sara Barnes on April 16, 2014 at 3:36pm — No Comments

Spectacular Ocean of Flowers in Luoping, China



In the spring, the countryside of Luoping in eastern Yunnan, China turns into an ocean of flowers. It's that time of the year that the rapeseed flowers (or canola) are in full bloom. Photographers flock to this destination to capture the spectacular sight - rolling hills surrounded by bright yellow flowers as far as the eye can see.

According to…

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Added by alice on December 24, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Beautiful Ocean Reflections by Htet T San



On a personal journey to find herself, New York-based photographer Htet T. San has created a beautifully artistic series called "The Frail Second." Shot at beaches around New York City, on Coney Island or Brighton Beach, all of the photos show the silhouetted reflections of random people as they walk, play or just stand along shallow ocean waters. San started the project at the…

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Added by alice on September 13, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Nature Collides as Hot Lava Flows Into the Cool Ocean



Mixing fire and water seems counterintuitive. Generally, cooling water is used to douse the flames of heat-thriving fire. But, in these images, photographers Nick Selway and CJ Kale show us what happens when the two elements collide and merge together into one gorgeous display of nature.

Previously, the adventurous photographers showed us the exciting view from within…

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Added by katie hosmer on October 7, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

The World's Largest Aquarium





Let's add it to the bucket list! The Georgia Aquarium, located in Atlanta, Georgia, USA is the world's largest aquarium with more than 8.5 million US gallons of marine and fresh water housing more than 120,000 animals of 500 different species. The stars? Four young whale sharks, four beluga whales, and four manta rays. (This aquarium is the only institution outside of Asia to house whale…

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Added by alice on July 30, 2011 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

Passion Expressed

Passion captured on film. The great thing about photography is the emotions we can express, perhaps unknowingly but still it's cool when a picture speaks louder than words.






Added by Tollie Schmidt on August 17, 2010 at 12:44am — No Comments

Underwater Base Jumping



This is seriously such an epic video and it makes me wonder how long it took this guy to get this… Continue

Added by Sandy on June 7, 2010 at 2:07pm — 3 Comments

The Majestic Sea - Ran Ortner



"Water is just my muse," said Brooklyn-based Ran Ortner, who has been depicting the ocean in his work for decades. His huge oil murals are so breathtaking and realistic that some people stand inches from the canvas to see the brush strokes.



"In my art, I contemplate collisions of opposites, from the most tender brutalities to the most devastating…

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Added by Eugene on May 14, 2010 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

Crochet Coral Reef



An entirely crocheted coral reef, by The Institute For Figuring.

Very Impressive!. Check out more pics.…



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Added by Yasmine Zalek on March 21, 2010 at 8:11am — 1 Comment

ACID TEST: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification



We've all heard about global warming but have you heard about ocean acidification? Posing a fundamental challenge to life in the seas, the documentary film ACID TEST, was made to raise awareness about this largely unknown problem.



Ocean acidification stems from the increase of carbon dioxide in the earth’s atmosphere. But how does a change in acidity effect the ocean ecosystem? And what, if anything, can we do?



Find out these answers and more over… Continue

Added by alice on August 18, 2009 at 9:29am — No Comments

Spectacular Paper Craft Castle - Wataru Itou (12 pics)

One of the best things about running this site is that we get to find and share some of the most incredible art across the world. Today, this mission takes us to Tokyo where we find Wataru Itou, a young student of a major art university, who's created this wonderful paper craft art installation called Umi no Ue no Oshiro or A Castle On the Ocean. The installation is… Continue

Added by alice on July 1, 2009 at 2:00pm — No Comments

What Lies Beneath (13 Photos)

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What lies beneath the murky waters? In this set of photos, we explore an underwater world that co-exists with ours but where man is no competition for the sea at large. Where our fears often consume us but where harmony exists, where reason gets thrown out the window and… Continue

Added by alice on March 27, 2009 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Photographer Roger Horrocks' Deep Sea Encounters (15 Pics)

An amazing photo set by Roger Horrocks, a marine and commercial photographer based in Cape Town , South Africa. Roger has one of the best jobs, he not only gets to travel all over the world, he gets to see an underworld that most of us could only dream of. Roger's perspective is one that only comes… Continue

Added by alice on February 12, 2009 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment

Big Fish, Little Fish, Swimming in the Phone Booth.



Let's face it. Almost anything turned into an aquarium is cool.



Nevertheless, the phone booth turned aquarium created by artists Benoit Deseille and Benedetto Bufalino for the Lyon Light Festival in France has got to be one of the most unique ever.



Somewhere in New Jersey, P.Diddy is furious… Continue

Added by PANDA JU on February 4, 2009 at 8:36pm — 2 Comments

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